1. an untranslatable language that speaks directly to the subconscious

2. a way to express ideas that can't be put into words

From the Russian ЗА • УМ

ЗА (beyond) УМ (the mind)

Syn. beyonsense

ZAUM is a storytelling company based at the foot of the Manhattan Bridge in Brooklyn.

We tell stories that tap into our collective dreams.

Stories at the tip of our tongues.

Stories that are out there, in the air.

Stories leaving the liminal.

Stories from the future.

We make them real.

Grant Slater is the founder and creative director of Zaum.